Romer Labs, a global supplier of food safety diagnostics, has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of the food safety and GMO businesses of Strategic Diagnostics Inc.


The deal accelerates Romer Labs’ move into food pathogen detection and augments its product and service range, making it a complete supplier for food safety solutions, according to the company. Romer Labs will take over all the staff members of the food safety and GMO division, including those in R&D, sales & marketing and production. It will continue to run the business out of Newark, Delaware.